Welcome to the North Carolina Breastfeeding Coalition website

NCBC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization bringing together health care providers, agencies, organizations, individuals, families, and all other breastfeeding advocates to support, protect and promote breastfeeding in the state of North Carolina. Founded in 2005, we provide a framework for the development and execution of programs to advance breastfeeding support throughout NC. In addition we are a forum for creation and exchange of resources for breastfeeding professionals and families. Our vision is to ensure that exclusive and continued breastfeeding is the norm in North Carolina.

NCBC partners with The United States Breastfeeding Coalition in supporting breastfeeding across the nation. Visit the USBC website to learn more about their current projects.

Explore our website to learn more about:

About NCBC: Learn about our organization’s history, current leaders and past accomplishments.

Resources for Parents: Resources include information on your rights as a breastfeeding mother, breastfeeding in the workplace and educational materials.

Resources for Professionals: Resources include current research on breastfeeding, maintaining professional competency and worksite lactation advocacy programs.

NCBC Projects: Read more about what NCBC is doing to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in North Carolina.

Meeting Calendar: Listing of yearly meeting dates, locations and call in information.

Membership Information: Support NCBC by joining as an indiviudal member, organization member, or a by becoming a donor.

Discrimination: If you have experienced unfair treatment or discrimination due to breastfeeding, or if you have been treated with kindness and would like to share your experience, please email the NCBC secretary at